Artist Statement

An Armillary sphere is an ancient device developed to track the rotation of the sun, moon, and celestial objects around the earth (a fixed sphere in the axis.)¬†Despite the Armillary’s archaic premise that the heavens rotate around the earth, the instrument was still a useful device that produced accurate results.


Artist Bio

Cash Barnes in an experienced fabricator and model-maker of thirty years. He works in steel, aluminum, wood, acrylic, fiberglass, glass, fiber-optic, and LED lighting. For the last 5 years, he has operated his own fabrications studio producing custom furniture, fixtures, water features, lighting, and sculpture. He has participated in Art on the Atlanta BeltLine for the past 4 years.